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"The Buccaneers" The Aztec Treasure Original Air Date: 23 March 1957 (Season 1, Episode 28)
Topic: The Buccaneers: Classic TV
Universal Newsreels
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"New York, NY: Hundreds of thousands of patriotic Americans jam Central park for 'I Am An American Day' rally, in a dramatic outpouring of faith and allegiance to the U.S. in its gravest hour since 1917." scenes include sound of pledge of allegiance recited. (2) Atlantic City, NJ: Representatives from theatres and film exchanges assemble for the Variety Club Convention, for a gala parade and presentation of the club's award, this year to Dr. Carver, Negro educator." George...
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Classic TV
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Episode of the TV series 'Your Hit Parade', originally aired December 4, 1954. All music in this program is 'Live', performed by the shows cast. Featured songs include "Papa Loves Mambo", "Teach Me Tonight", "Love Walked In", "If I Give My Heart to You", "This Ole House", "Mr Sandman" and more.
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Topics: 50's, 50s, 1950's, 1950s, Fifties, Music, TV, Television, Popular, Pop Music
Prelinger Archives
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How a New York City newspaper delivery drivers' strike in 1945 failed to divert readers' interest in their favorite newspapers. Shows the newspapers of the day and huge lines of people outside newspaper offices waiting to purchase updated editions. In Kodachrome.
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Topics: Media: Newspapers, Labor: Strikes, New York City
Community Video
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20 Years After Stonewall is a documentary film of the New York celebration of the anniversary of the Stonewall Revolt. In 1969 a police raid on the Stonewall Inn, ( a gey bar on Christopher Street ) started a three day riot. This was said to be the start of the modern lesbian, and gay civil rights movement. The film is made up of excerpts of speeches, and performances from the 1989 Central Park Rally, the 1990 Union Sq. Rally, and the Parades on Fifth Avenue in the years surronding that time.
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Topics: Stonewall, Gay, Lesbian, Civil Rights, Riot, Rally, Parade, New York, Revolt
Community Video
by John J. Coghlan
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40 Years After Stonewall , is a sequel to 20 Years After Stonewall. In 1969 a police raid on the Stonewall Inn , ( a gay bar on Christopher Street ) started a three day riot. This was said to be the start of the modern lesbian, gay civil rights movement. The film is made up of excerpts of speeches, and performances from the June 2009 Bryant Park Rally, and the Fifth Avenue Parade, in New York City.
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Topics: Stonewall,40 Years After Stonewall, Gay, Lesbian, Rally, Parade, CivilRights, Riot, NYC
Prelinger Archives Home Movies
by Unknown
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Century of Progress exhibition; New York City scenes.
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Topics: World's Fairs: Chicago, 1933-34, New York City
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Kodachrome footage of the San Francisco World's Fair, held on Treasure Island.
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Topic: World's Fairs: San Francisco, 1939
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Detailed documentation of the "World of Tomorrow" in beautiful Kodachrome.
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Topics: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films
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Detailed documentation of the "World of Tomorrow" in beautiful Kodachrome.
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Topics: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films
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Detailed documentation of the "World of Tomorrow" in beautiful Kodachrome.
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Topics: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films
Prelinger Archives Home Movies
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Detailed documentation of the "World of Tomorrow" in beautiful Kodachrome.
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Topics: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films
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Detailed documentation of the "World of Tomorrow" in beautiful Kodachrome.
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Topics: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films
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Detailed documentation of the "World of Tomorrow" in beautiful Kodachrome.
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Topics: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films
Prelinger Archives Home Movies
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Detailed documentation of the "World of Tomorrow" in beautiful Kodachrome.
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Topics: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films
Prelinger Archives Home Movies
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Detailed documentation of the "World of Tomorrow" in beautiful Kodachrome.
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Topics: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films
Prelinger Archives Home Movies
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Detailed documentation of the "World of Tomorrow" in beautiful Kodachrome.
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Topics: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films
Prelinger Archives Home Movies
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Detailed documentation of the "World of Tomorrow" in beautiful Kodachrome.
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Topics: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films
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Detailed documentation of the "World of Tomorrow" in beautiful Kodachrome.
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Topics: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films
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Detailed documentation of the "World of Tomorrow" in beautiful Kodachrome.
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Topics: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films
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Detailed documentation of the "World of Tomorrow" in beautiful Kodachrome.
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Topics: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films
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Detailed documentation of the "World of Tomorrow" in beautiful Kodachrome.
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Topics: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films
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Detailed documentation of the "World of Tomorrow" in beautiful Kodachrome.
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Topics: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films
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Detailed documentation of the "World of Tomorrow" in beautiful Kodachrome.
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Topics: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films
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Detailed documentation of the "World of Tomorrow" in beautiful Kodachrome.
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Topics: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films
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Detailed documentation of the "World of Tomorrow" in beautiful Kodachrome.
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Topics: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40, Amateur films
Prelinger Archives Home Movies
by Unknown
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Views of the "World of Tomorrow."
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Topic: World's Fairs: New York, 1939-40
Prelinger Archives Home Movies
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New Orleans festivities as they looked just before World War II.
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Topics: New Orleans, Mardi Gras, Celebrations
Witness.org
by Jes˙s Tec˙ Osorio
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Exhumation at Rabinal, Guatemala, continued from Title ID 1108. Date-stamp throughout. Various shots of exhumation site with CUs of bones / Interview with one of the forensic anthropologists. Various shots of anthropologist removing bones, various CUs of work being done, cutting clothing open to reveal bones, putting items in plastic bag, brushing dirt off bones, skulls cradled in hands / A memorial ritual at night [dark]: marimba music is being played. There is what looks like a casket...
Topics: Mass Killings, Memorials and Monuments, Bodies, Bones and Remains, Forensic Anthropology, Genocide,...
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Images of the 1915 San Francisco world's fair.
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Topic: World's Fairs: San Francisco, 1915
Short Format Films
by Mack Sennett
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Ben Turpin playing a postman who everyday goes to a block of apartments to look at his love. Soon he finds out that some mechanics a making a robot dummy that looks exactly like him. He soon takes over and at the dummy's debut at the theatre he dresses himself and hides the dummy.
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Topics: Silent: Short, Comedy
North Carolina Digital Heritage Center Video Collection
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From the film: "Minority Report. A series stating the opinions and experiences of Negro students in North Carolina." Short black and white film about the civil rights movement in Chapel Hill, Durham, and Raleigh, North Carolina. Features interviews with students discussing their activism and their experiences. This item was digitized as part of the Digital Public Library of America Hubs Pilot, a project supported by the Digital Public Library of America with funding provided by the...
Topics: Students, Interviews, Protest movements, Civil rights
Alternative Views
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499. THE NOBEL PEACE PRIZE WINNER SPEAKS OUT! An interview with Nobel Laureate, Rigoberta Menchu, who is a Guatemalan peace activist. She describes the terribly repressive conditions under which her people have lived for the past many years under the heal of the US supported government. She specifies the problems in her country and evaluates the continuing US role in the situation. News Copyright June, 1993 ******************************************* * Note: * The Alternative Information...
Topics: Alternative Views, Alternative Information Network, progressive media, alternative media, public...
Prelinger Archives
by Unknown
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Views of immigrant and ethnic communities in New York City.
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Topics: New York City, Immigration, Chinese Americans
Educational Films
by Film Loan Intercampus Consortium (FLIC)
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This is a dramatic and searching examination of the confrontation between black and white. Narrated by Bill Cosby, the film reviews black American achievements omitted from American History books, the absence of recognition of African contributions to Western culture and the changing Hollywood stereotype of the black American Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: 16mm Film, Series: Black History, Educational Film, African Americans
FedFlix
by National Archives
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National Archives - Blazing Continent - National Security Council. Central Intelligence Agency. (09/18/1947 - 12/04/1981). - This Russian film, with an English soundtrack, tours South America and presents a propaganda - tinged perspective of the School of the Americas, U.S. Special Forces, aspects of Venezuelan society, and the political and economic problems in Panama. The film also focuses on the Canal Zone and U.S. attempts to turn the Zone over to Panama. - DVD Copied by IASL Scanner John...
Topics: archives.gov, public.resource.org
Prelinger Archives
by Newsreel
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On the Lincoln Center redevelopment project and the destruction of community on New York City's Upper West Side. With many shots of Puerto Ricans and their neighborhood, seemingly with direct sound. Description from Roz Payne archives: To keep the well-to-do from continuing to flee the city and depleting its tax base, city, state, and federal government, and the Rockefellers, Morgans, and Mellons finance the prestigious Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. It was built in the middle of a...
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Academic Film Archive of North America
by Robert Amran
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The real star here is the late aerial photographer James Freeman, whose breathtaking helicopter shots of Mayan and Aztec ruins at sunrise and sunset won an Academy Award for this film in 1971. Although the English version was narrated by Orson Welles, the Spanish version, narrated by Ricardo Montalban, is in better keeping with the ethnic aspect of the film, and no knowledge of Spanish is needed to appreciate his dramatic impact. Don't be put off by the heroic musical score: this film is...
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Topics: Maya, Aztec, helicopter, Chichen Itza, Monte Alban, Tulum, Toltec, Uxmal, Palenque
Prelinger Archives
by Holmes (Burton) Films
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The Chicago World's Fair, 1933-34.
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Topic: World's Fairs: Chicago, 1933-34
Prelinger Archives
by American Documentary Films, Inc.
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Contents. A plea for community planning, which contrasts the awesome conditions of human living in a modern industrial city with (1) the serenity of life in an eighteenth-century New England village and (2) the architect's and engineer's concept of the model community, as typified by the federal government's resettlement experiment at Greenbelt, Maryland, and the privately developed one at Radburn, New Jersey. Life in the New England village of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth century...
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Topics: City planning, Urban planning, Greenbelt, Maryland, 1930s, Great Depression, Shirley Center, Mass.,...
Prelinger Archives
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Rally in NY of District 4 IUE - demands"All and Now" - with over 1,500 in attendance for civil rights.
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FedFlix
by National Archives and Records Administration
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National Archives and Records Administration CIVIL RIGHTS: SELMA TO MONTGOMERY U.S. Information Agency. (1982 - 10/01/1999) [Silent] ARC Identifier 53422 / Local Identifier 306.7449. Made possible by a donation from John and Paige Curran.
Topics: archives.gov, public.resource.org
Academic Film Archive of North America
by MPO Productions
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This outrageous parody of the prototype 'commercial' family was apparently made as an in-house joke by one of the largest producers of television commercials. Their clients would have never seen this gem, which parodies products as well as the people that buy them.
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Topics: parody, advertisement, asian
Prelinger Archives
by Newsreel
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Documentary on the Columbia University student strike and takeover in 1969.
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Topics: Social issues: 1960s, New York City, Colleges and universities
Prelinger Archives
by Newsreel
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Documentary on the Columbia University student strike and takeover in 1969.
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Topics: Social issues: 1960s, New York City, Colleges and universities
Prelinger Archives
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Venerable educational film showing technologies of communication, circa 1920s.
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Topics: Communication: General, Communication: Telephone, Communication: Radio
Prelinger Archives
by Coronet Instructional Films
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Educational film on the Cold War conflict.
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Topics: Cold War, Communism
Prelinger Archives
by Unknown
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The great amusement zone in its heyday.
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Topics: Amusement parks, Coney Island, New York City: History
Community Video
by dan v
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End of Gaza solidarity rally 9 August 2014 Related: How The War On Terror Came Home https://archive.org/details/HowTheWarOnTerrorCameHome BDS - What It Means For Artists https://archive.org/details/BDSWhatItMeansForArtists140801 Imaging Apartheid https://archive.org/details/ImagingApartheid
Topics: palestine, gaza, bds, boycott, divestment, sanctions, war crimes, middle east
blip.tv
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In the late 1990's - as a protest to the Giuliani administration's enforcemet of archaic "Cabaret Laws" which restricted dance in NYC - a group of art stars formed the "Dance Liberation Front".  The DLF, an absurdist performace group in the tradition of the futurists,  staged a series of "dance actions" in and around NYC designed to call out the ridiculousness of these laws which had been orignally enacted in the 20's to curb the flow of money to Harlem Jazz...
Democracy Now!
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Democracy Now! television program for Monday, September 22, 2014 Headlines for September 22, 2014 Voices from the People’s Climate March: Indigenous Groups Lead Historic 400,000-Strong NYC Protest Singer Angelique Kidjo: The Women of Africa Are Paying the Price of Climate Change Bernie Sanders at People’s Climate March: To Stop Global Warming, Get Dirty Money Out of Politics "This is History": People’s Climate March Organizer Bill McKibben on 400,000-Strong Turnout Robert F....
Topic: Democracy Now
Source: Television broadcast
Democracy Now!
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* Headlines for May 2, 2006 * Over 1.5 Million March for Immigrant Rights in One of Largest Days of Protest in U.S. History * Juan Gonzalez: On Streets of New York, Solidarity Reigns * The Meaning of the May Day Marches and the Future of the Immigrant Rights Movement * Are U.S. Trade Policies & NAFTA Causing An Influx of Undocumented Workers in U.S.? * Puerto Rico Imposes Partial Government Shutdown Amid Financial Crisis
Source: Television broadcast
Community Video
by dan v
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*download higher resolution files to view properly 4 December 2014 2nd day of nationwide protest against the choke hold death of Eric Garner in Staten Island. Manhattan and Brooklyn marches, Atlantic Ave. die-in, Manhattan Bridge takeover Music by Peace Poets and Rude Mechanical Orchestra related media https://archive.org/search.php?query=%22dan%20v%22%20prison
Topics: thisstopstoday, ericgarner, blacklivesmatter, cantbreathe, icantbreathe, brooklyn bridge, die in,...
Short Format Films
by uncredited
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This is a "road show" from 1938. There is no director credited. For a few years in the late thirties, "nudist colony" movies were quite popular on the "sexploitation" circuit. Notice that the girls featured with bare breasts are quite attractive, more so than average people who might be in the colony. These are probably models and aspiring actresses brought in for the movie only. As one producer of the time put it, "If you are going to make a nudist colony...
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Topics: nudism, road show
Community Video
by dan v
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August 18, 2014 solidarity rally with Ferguson, Missouri 1 Police Plaza to City Hall
Topics: racism, new york city, police brutality, ferguson MO, mike brown
Prelinger Archives
by Unknown
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Aerial travelogue of South America.
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Topics: Aviation: History, South America, Travelogues
Prelinger Archives
by New York City, Television Production Unit
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Improvement of living conditions in 1940s New York City through the construction of public housing.
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Topics: New York City, Houses and homes, Urban renewal
Community Video
by Maggie Hennefeld and Thessaly La Force
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A nine minute student documentary of the Free Culture New York Summit held at Columbia University, January 2006. The film explores a new form of student activism, based primarily on and about the Internet. Beginning with the Free Culture demonstration at the Times Square Virgin Megastore, the documentary covers Free Culture members out to educate consumers on alternative forms of music distribution online (archive.org, ccmixter.org, blogs, etc). It continues the discussion with interviews...
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Topics: free culture, freeculture.org, student activism, nyc, protesting, times square, cory doctorow,...
This black and white film may feature Governor Terry Sanford. This item was digitized as part of the Digital Public Library of America Hubs Pilot, a project supported by the Digital Public Library of America with funding provided by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.
Topics: Interviews, Students
Prelinger Archives
by Wilensky (Stewart)
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Exploration of the colorful counterculture of Greenwich Village in the early 1960s. Narrator: Jean Shepherd. Director, producer and screenwriter: Stewart Willensky. Beat life-avant-garde poetry and music: Charles Mills.
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Topics: New York City: History, Counterculture, Bohemianism
Educational Films
by WCAU-TV (Television station : Philadelphia, Pa.); Carousel Films
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With study guide Presents dramatic vignettes which portray the emergence of black poets, essayists, and novelists. Includes excerpts from Countee Cullen, Waring Cuney, and W.E.B. DuBois Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, American literature
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Prelinger Archives
by On Film, Inc.
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Thoughtfully made advertising sales promo film extolling 1950s suburbanites as citizens and consumers.
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Topics: Suburbia, Cold War, Consumerism
Prelinger Archives
by Mitchell Film Associates
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Military training film on a New York radio station, WMCA, owned by the Nathan Straus family, showing its ownership, management and activities. Good view of radio in the era when most stations were locally owned and operated.
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Topics: Communication: Radio, Media: Radio
Prelinger Archives
by Coronet Instructional Films
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Cold War-era treatise on globalization.
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Topics: Globalization, Economics
Community Video
by dan v
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audio version at www.archive.org/details/ChildcareProtest2014LeftForumaudio320KbpsCDTransparentAudio 2014 Left Forum Childcare Protest Thank you for supporting a multigenerational movement. "Kid noises are the sign of a growing movement" Jason Lydon -prison abolitionist Some resources (more at the bottom of the page): Don't Leave Your Friends Behind: Concrete Ways to Support Families in Social Justice Movements and Communities by Victoria Law & China Martens Regeneración...
Topics: child care, mother, mothers, mom, kid, kids, children, multigenerational, sexist, sexism,...
The Field Museum of Natural History Library
by Field Museum of Natural History. Chicago, Illinois.
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Expedition led by Assistant Curator Karl P. Schmidt, herpetologist. Expedition party members include: Emmett R. Blake,ornithologist; F.J.W. Schmidt, mammologist; Daniel Clark, general assistant; and Leon Mandel, expedition sponsor.
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Topics: Expedition, Travelogue, Zoology, Scientific Collecting, Central America, Guatemala, Local peoples...
Prelinger Archives
by Film Production Unit, Bureau of AV Instruction
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How a New York City school district promoted racial integration and intergroup tolerance.
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Topics: Diversity, New York City, Society: Education
North Carolina Digital Heritage Center Video Collection
by Waters, H. Lee.
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This color film shows people and places in the town of Lumberton, North Carolina, filmed as part of H. Lee Waters "Movies of Local People" project. Places shown include McLellan's; Sugar's Men's Shop; McLeod Motors Inc.; Williams' Laundry and Dry Cleaners; Carolina Theater; McDuffie Furniture Company; S. F. Caldwell and Company Hardware; Hedgepeth Drugs. The film includes footage of the Lumberton High School Marching Band, and aerial views of Lumberton taken from a plane. This item...
Topics: City & town life, Students, Schools, Aerial views, Marching bands
North Carolina Digital Heritage Center Video Collection
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This short clip shows a portion of a speech by Governor Hodges on school segregation. He mentions his personal view in support of segregation. This item was digitized as part of the Digital Public Library of America Hubs Pilot, a project supported by the Digital Public Library of America with funding provided by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.
Topics: Public speaking, Governors, Segregation
Silent Films
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Silent comedy legends Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle and Mabel Normand at the 1915 San Francisco World's Fair Panama-Pacific Exposition. The theme of the expo was the newly built Panama Canal, and it also focused on San Francisco's newly rebuilt infrastructure following the earthquake of 1906. IMDb entry: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0005675/
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Topics: silent, documentary, san francisco, fatty arbuckle, mabel normand
FedFlix
by National Archives
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National Archives - Man on the Move - National Security Council. Central Intelligence Agency. (09/18/1947 - 12/04/1981). - This newsreel film focuses on the history of race relations and the civil rights movement in the U.S., including their effect on the arts and the economy. - DVD Copied by IASL Scanner Thomas Gideon. - ARC 1630405 / LI 263.992
Topics: archives.gov, public.resource.org
Community Video
by Equipo ComunicandoNos
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Marcha Dia Mundial de la Tierra en Guatemala por la defensa de la PAcha Mama, por la recuperacion del territorio. Por la cancelacion de las consesiones minereas y la salida del pais de las transnacionales lesivas a la MAdre Tierrra
Topics: Pacha Mama, IPHU GUatemala, Madre Tierra, Dia Mundial de la Tierra, Guatemala, MSP-LA
Feature Films
by Douglas Fairbanks
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Mark of Zorro was the transition between Douglas Fairbanks' early career as a brash all-American hero and the lavish 1920s costume adventures.
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Topic: western, silent
Community Video
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My short video from Union Square, New York City during the Immigrant Reform rally on May 1, 2006
Academic Film Archive of North America
by Les Mitchel
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Many explorer-adventurer hosts of historical/cultural films viewed their subjects as "objects" (e.g. C. Ernest Cadle and Carveth Wells), their colonialist attitudes seeping precariously through the safety-film. Not so the wonderful and forgotten Les Mitchel, who arrives in the Lacandon area of the Yucatan, shows the chief Obregon K’in (of Agua Azul village, Palenque) how to fire a pistol, takes him on a plane-ride to view his ancestral ruins at Palenque. Much of this magnificent...
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Topics: Lacandon, Obregon, Palenque, Les Mitchel